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* ''Advertising/CharlieThesTuna'': Bruce is introduced rearing up from an underwater cliff in the same position as the Jaws cover. He's even named for the production nickname for the shark animatronic, and is hinted to be the shark from the movie as well, being a Hollywood star.

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* ''Advertising/CharlieThesTuna'': ''Advertising/CharlieTheTuna'': Bruce is introduced rearing up from an underwater cliff in the same position as the Jaws cover. He's even named for the production nickname for the shark animatronic, and is hinted to be the shark from the movie as well, being a Hollywood star.

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* ''Advertising/CharlieThesTuna'': Bruce is introduced rearing up from an underwater cliff in the same position as the Jaws cover. He's even named for the production nickname for the shark animatronic, and is hinted to be the shark from the movie as well, being a Hollywood star.


* The song "Baby Shark" started out as a [[http://dragon.sleepdeprived.ca/songbook/songs3/S3_31.htm campfire song]] about Jaws growing up and eating a swimmer, while another version starts by introducing a Jaws family. As the song became popular as a [[EarWorm catchy]] children's song, the story shifted to a family of sharks hunting a school of fish [[NeverSayDie who ultimately survive]]. The most popular version of the song by the South Korean company Pinkfong starts with chords reminiscent of the ''Jaws'' theme (though they're actually [[RockMeAmadeus lifted from a song]] by Music/AntoninDvorak).

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* The song "Baby Shark" started out as a [[http://dragon.sleepdeprived.ca/songbook/songs3/S3_31.htm campfire song]] about Jaws growing up and eating a swimmer, while another version starts by introducing a Jaws family. As the song became popular as a [[EarWorm catchy]] catchy children's song, the story shifted to a family of sharks hunting a school of fish [[NeverSayDie who ultimately survive]]. The most popular version of the song by the South Korean company Pinkfong starts with chords reminiscent of the ''Jaws'' theme (though they're actually [[RockMeAmadeus lifted from a song]] by Music/AntoninDvorak).


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* [[http://images.ucomics.com/comics/ga/1992/ga920216.gif This]] ''ComicStrip/{{Garfield}}'' Sunday strip banner featured a ''Jaws'' parody.
* One ''ComicStrip/FoxTrot'' strip has Paige idly humming the ''Jaws'' theme while standing by her locker. When she looks up, the nerdy boy with a crush on her has suddenly appeared right in front of her. She, of course, lets out a [[FauxHorrific bloodcurdling scream.]]
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* [[http://images.ucomics.com/comics/ga/1992/ga920216.gif This]] ''ComicStrip/{{Garfield}}'' Sunday strip banner featured a ''Jaws'' parody.
* One ''ComicStrip/FoxTrot'' strip has Paige idly humming the ''Jaws'' theme while standing by her locker. When she looks up, the nerdy boy with a crush on her has suddenly appeared right in front of her. She, of course, lets out a [[FauxHorrific bloodcurdling scream.]]
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* [[http://images.ucomics.com/comics/ga/1992/ga920216.gif This]] ''ComicStrip/{{Garfield}}'' Sunday strip banner featured a ''Jaws'' parody.
* One ''ComicStrip/FoxTrot'' strip has Paige idly humming the ''Jaws'' theme while standing by her locker. When she looks up, the nerdy boy with a crush on her has suddenly appeared right in front of her. She, of course, lets out a [[FauxHorrific bloodcurdling scream.]]
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* The song "Baby Shark" started out as a [[http://dragon.sleepdeprived.ca/songbook/songs3/S3_31.htm campfire song]] about Jaws growing up and eating a swimmer, while another version starts by introducing a Jaws family. As the song became popular as a [[EarWorm catchy]] children's song, the story shifted to a family of sharks hunting a school of fish [[NeverSayDie who ultimately survive]]. The most popular version of the song by the South Korean company Pinkfong starts with chords reminiscent of the ''Jaws'' theme (though they're actually [[RockMeAmadeus lifted from a song]] by Music/AntoninDvorak).
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A StockParody of the movie ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], [[SharkFinOfDoom ominous fins]], a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. If the shark itself is singing the music, that goes under SillyAnimalSound. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.

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A StockParody of the movie ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], [[SharkFinOfDoom ominous fins]], a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. If the shark itself is singing the music, that goes under SillyAnimalSound. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.


A StockParody of the movie ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], ominous fins, a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. If the shark itself is singing the music, that goes under SillyAnimalSound. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.

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A StockParody of the movie ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], [[SharkFinOfDoom ominous fins, fins]], a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. If the shark itself is singing the music, that goes under SillyAnimalSound. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.

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* ''Film/AceVenturaPetDetective'' features a scene in which Ace encounters a great white shark in a large aquarium tank, thinking he had found Snowflake, a dolphin. The setup is a reference to Brody's first direct meeting with the shark on the ''Orca'', and what follows is a very silly parody of the original attack on the skinny dipping girl.


A StockParody of the movie ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], ominous fins, a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.

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A StockParody of the movie ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], ominous fins, a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. If the shark itself is singing the music, that goes under SillyAnimalSound. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.

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* A Hostess commercial from the 90s had a shark mistake a fat woman on an inner tube for a Ding Dong. After knocking her out of the tube, it confusedly asked where the cream filling was.
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** In "The Mighty Wheezers", the ''Jaws'' theme plays when Jimmy slips the Wheezers experimental pills in their sleep, with his signature hairdo acting as the fin.


A StockParody of the movie ''{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], ominous fins, a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.

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A StockParody of the movie ''{{Jaws}}'', ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', typically involving a [[ThreateningShark shark]] or any other creature that threatens a small-town community, killing off a large number of RedShirt characters that appear. Expect an appearance by some or all of the following: [[MadeOfExplodium exploding air tanks]], ominous fins, a local politician or businessman [[SuitWithVestedInterests insisting that nothing is wrong]], someone who [[MemeticMutation requires a bigger boat]], and of course, [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome low bass strings playing minor 2nds]] in the background when the creature appears. As many moments from the movie are iconic and easily recognizable, a ''Jaws'' reference can vary in length from a brief StockShoutOut to a WholePlotReference.



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* In ''{{Naruto}}'', Kisame (who is associated with sharks and uses them in battle) is beaten using an attack that is based on a pressurized air explosion, much like the shark in the first ''Jaws''. At the time, Kisame was inside a giant [[MakingASplash Water Shark Jutsu]].

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* In ''{{Naruto}}'', ''Manga/{{Naruto}}'', Kisame (who is associated with sharks and uses them in battle) is beaten using an attack that is based on a pressurized air explosion, much like the shark in the first ''Jaws''. At the time, Kisame was inside a giant [[MakingASplash Water Shark Jutsu]]. \n\n[[AC:ComicBooks]]
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* ComicBook/SuskeEnWiske: In the story "Het Kregelige Ketje" Manneken Pis falls in the sea and is attacked by a shark mimicking the "Jaws" poster. The animal even adds another wink by saying: "Maybe this will make me eligible for "the film"."
* ComicStrip/DeKiekeboes: In the story "Haaiman" a shark attacks a couple on a private boat. One of them even says: "It resembles a movie."

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* ComicBook/SuskeEnWiske: ''ComicBook/SuskeEnWiske'': In the story "Het Kregelige Ketje" Manneken Pis falls in the sea and is attacked by a shark mimicking the "Jaws" poster. The animal even adds another wink by saying: "Maybe this will make me eligible for "the film"."
* ComicStrip/DeKiekeboes: ''ComicBook/DeKiekeboes'': In the story "Haaiman" a shark attacks a couple on a private boat. One of them even says: "It resembles a movie."

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* Cover of ''{{MAD}}'' Magazine [[http://www.madcoversite.com/mad180.html issue 180, January 1976.]]

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* Cover of ''{{MAD}}'' ''Magazine/{{MAD}}'' Magazine [[http://www.madcoversite.com/mad180.html issue 180, January 1976.]]

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* TheSimpsons: In the episode "Itchy and Scratchy Land" a flashback shows the Simpsons at a beach where Homer scares everybody away with a fake dorsal fin on his back. When Bart does the same he believes him to be "Sharkboy" and runs away too. The music during this scene is a parody of "Jaws".

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In the episode "Itchy and Scratchy Land" a flashback shows the Simpsons at a beach where Homer scares everybody away with a fake dorsal fin on his back. When Bart does the same he believes him to be "Sharkboy" and runs away too. The music during this scene is a parody of "Jaws".



* ''TheAdventuresOfJimmyNeutronBoyGenius'': The episode "Monster Hunt" is about the boys hunting a mysterious sea monster that is terrorizing the local lake. [[spoiler:It was really Carl's pet turtle that he released into the lake and was later mutated by toxic waste from Jimmy's lab dumped by his father.]] Many scenes in the episode are pretty much directly remade from ''Jaws'' only animated and [[{{Bowdlerise}} a lot less violent.]]

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* ''TheAdventuresOfJimmyNeutronBoyGenius'': ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfJimmyNeutronBoyGenius'': The episode "Monster Hunt" is about the boys hunting a mysterious sea monster that is terrorizing the local lake. [[spoiler:It was really Carl's pet turtle that he released into the lake and was later mutated by toxic waste from Jimmy's lab dumped by his father.]] Many scenes in the episode are pretty much directly remade from ''Jaws'' only animated and [[{{Bowdlerise}} a lot less violent.]]


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* It wasn't a parody, but the UK AnthologyComic ''Comicbook/{{Action}}'' (no relation to ActionComics whatsoever) had a regular strip called "''Hook-Jaw!''" about a marauding monster-great white shark that for some reason only attacked bad guys. It was notoriously gory and was the subject of censors, who daubed it "The Sevenpenny Nightmare" (the cost of "Action" was 7pence per issue at the time) after its gory tone, and may even have led to the eventual demise of the comic as a whole.

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* It wasn't a parody, but the UK AnthologyComic ''Comicbook/{{Action}}'' ''ComicBook/{{Action}}'' (no relation to ActionComics ''ComicBook/ActionComics'' whatsoever) had a regular strip called "''Hook-Jaw!''" about a marauding monster-great white shark that for some reason only attacked bad guys. It was notoriously gory and was the subject of censors, who daubed it "The Sevenpenny Nightmare" (the cost of "Action" was 7pence per issue at the time) after its gory tone, and may even have led to the eventual demise of the comic as a whole.

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